Gabrielle loves ballet. When her grandmother presents her with tickets to Cinderella, she can hardly wait. But outside the theater after the magical performance, Gabrielle is frightened and confused by Grandmother’s strange behavior. Gabrielle’s mother explains that Grandmother has Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease sometimes makes Grandmother forgetful, anxious, and agitated, but Gabrielle soon discovers that through music, she and Grandmother can share memories and make new ones. One night, Grandmother wakes the house in fear of an intruder, and cannot be calmed. But Gabrielle, remembers a way to break through Grandmother’s fear and help her relax again.
Musical Memories is a wonderful, heartwarming, and exciting children’s book that will take its young readers on an incredible journey that is full of many memorable moments and a host of poignant messages! Musical Memories is one of the most adorable and endearing children’s books I have read in a long time and is a sensational story for children that should not be missed!
Musical Memories is an adorable and captivating children’s read that will entertain and captivate young readers from start to finish. The reader in Musical Memories will meet Gabrielle, a little girl who loves ballet. Gabrielle’s grandmother surprises her with tickets to see Cinderella and it is a magic experience. However, after the theatre, Gabrielle’s grandmother starts acting strange which confuses and worries Gabrielle. Gabrielle’s mother later tells her that her grandmother has Alzheimer’s disease and the reader will embark on a journey with Gabrielle as she learns about this disease and the power of music. It is a helpful and poignant book for young readers who don’t understand the disease and thus is a beautiful and significant book that needs to be read by all young readers.
The story of Musical Memories is outstanding and full of a host of entertaining and poignant themes and beautiful illustrations! The author of the book, Linda A. Gerdner throughout her book explores moving themes, and the themes are perfectly weaved together into one mesmerizing read, and the result is a delightful book that all children should read or be read! The story of Musical Memories is rich and vivid and will captivate young readers’ minds with its vivid descriptions, images, and characters and so I really do implore you lovely readers to give this book a chance.
Linda A. Gerdner is an exceptional author thanks to her impeccably well-developed story, but she is also an excellent writer thanks to the themes she explores throughout her story as well as her glorious descriptions. The descriptions courtesy of Linda A. Gerdner will dazzle and captivate young minds… so much so that your children will want you to re-read the book to them! The writing throughout this book is that of a true wordsmith and storyteller. The imagination as well as the creativity laced throughout Grand Musical Memories is remarkable and will have readers turning the pages.
As Musical Memories is an entertaining, moving, and compelling children’s book that all children should read, I, of course, have to award this book a dazzling five stars! So please, all parents please do buy and read this book for your child and all those that have young nephews, cousins, and nieces, etc. should buy this book for them as it is one of the most charming children’s books I have encountered.
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